Notices to Exporters

Notices to Exporters

Read updates issued by the Export Control Organisation including details about imposition of arms embargoes, Open General Export Licence amendments or announcements about Control List changes. Detailed guidance about UK strategic export controls is published at

Notice to Exporters 2015/21 – European Commission launches online public consultation on the dual-use export policy review (Regulation (EC) No 428/2009)

17 July 2015 by aidan

Find further details about contributing to the European Commission online public consultation on their review of the EU export control regime for dual-use items (Regulation (EC) No 428/2009) launched on 15 July. Closing Date 15 October 2015

Notice to Exporters 2015/20: Iran Nuclear Deal – information for business

15 July 2015 by aidan

  On 14 July Iran and the E3+3 (i.e. The USA, UK, France, Russia, China and Germany) reached agreement on a Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPoA) on Iran’s nuclear programme. Under this agreement Iran will take certain steps in respect of its nuclear programme and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will verify that it has done so. At that point the economic  sanctions against Iran will begin to…

Notice to Exporters 2015/17: export licensing performance

17 June 2015 by aidan

The Export Control Organisation (ECO) is currently handling a very high volume of applications for SIELs. As a result we are missing our primary target. ECO is working hard to bring to bring performance back on track, and we apologise for the inconvenience to exporters.